Xiaoyi Sherry Yao, MD

Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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Treats Children
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent and Childhood Disorders
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Child Psychotherapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Relationship Problems
  • Stress Management

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Assistant Director, NewYork-Presbyterian Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program
  • Assistant Attending Physician, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Chinese
  • Mandarin


  • Female

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Insurance Accepted

Affinity Health Plan

  • Beacon Health - Behavioral Health

Amida Care

  • Beacon Health - Behavioral Health


  • Behavioral Health (Columbia University Employee Plan)

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Residency: University of California Los Angeles
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell and Columbia

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry